Malaysian Nature Society Articles

on 18 Jun, 13:50

The all new NatureWatch app is here!

The all new NatureWatch app is here!

Become a conservationist on your next nature trip!

We’re excited to shout out the all new NatureWatch app is now ready to be downloaded on your Apple devices. What’s so special about this app? Well, it gives you the choice to plan your wildlife adventures, share your experiences, and help conserve some of the best sites for wildlife in the world.

What does the app offer? How about useful information through accessing the latest maps, information sheets and sightings from each site sound? Have we got your attention already?

What’s more exciting is that the new App also allows you to share your magical moments with nature as they happen with your family, friends, colleagues and other NatureWatch users. NatureWatch users can view lists of key bird species at each site, share their latest sightings and report any threats to the sites in real time.

Download the NatureWatch app today at


on 7 Jun, 18:19

Let’s count garden birds on 20th & 21st June

Let’s count garden birds on 20th & 21st June


Make a date with garden birds on 20 and/or 21 June 2015 and join us in counting the birds in your garden.

Thank you, counters, for your unwavering commitment since 2010. We look forward to your sightings in June.

New to MYGB? Welcome to citizen science! MY Garden Birdwatch is a joint effort by new, semi-serious and hardcore birdwatchers who devote 30 minutes every June to build a databank on garden bird populations in Malaysia.

Why a databank? Well, statistics can tell us a lot on bird population trends and offer insights into the fascinating world of birds. The more sites we have, the more solid the data generated. This year, have your green patch represented on this map—find out how, here or watch this video:

Welcome to MESYM!
Connecting the green dots is a crowd-sourced platform and a living database for environmental movements in Malaysia. There are many good actions being done out there. Our goal is to bring them together. We connect the green dots.